We have hosted special guest instructor Gloria McKinnon each Spring since our shop opened in 2011. Gloria is a world-renowned quilting artist, known for her attention to fine detail and crazypatch quilting style. Gloria McKinnon lives in Australia and only visits the United States once per year. We are honored to be the only shop this side of the Mississippi River that she instructs at during her annual visit.
This year’s class dates are March 26 through March 31, 2017.
Sunday and Monday: Embellished Pincushion
Gloria will teach students how to create a stunning pincushion using a wooden base, silk threads, and beautiful embroidery stitches.
$195 per person. Kit (with tax): $41.73. Total $236.73
Made from Dupioni silk, a reticule is a traditional drawstring purse. Gloria McKinnon will show students how to embellish this project with silk ribbons and threads and beads. The inside of the reticule has a small, additional pincushion.
$195 per person. Kit (with tax): $165.85. Total $360.85
Thursday & Friday: Victorian Ladies Quilt block
Gloria will end her week of classes at Let’s Sew with her signature, crazy patch sewing technique. The Victorian Ladies class will show you how to embellish a nine block quilt, one block at a time. This quilt uses silk fabrics, ribbons and threads as well as beads, trims and hand-dyed laces.
$195 per person. Kit (with tax)
$37.45 $62.06. Total $257.06
UPDATED KIT PRICE!! The kit now includes even more to cover ribbon embroidery, thread embroidery, chenille thread embroidery and beading materials needed for the class!
Register for two classes and save $10. Register for all three classes and save $20.
Deposits are required in order to save your seat in the class. A $75 deposit per person is due at the time of registration and will be applied to the cost of the class. Payment can be made up front for the entire cost of the class or in increments.
Payments must be made the week of January 25 through January 31, 2017. Payments will again be made the week of February 23 through February 27, 2017.
No refunds will be given 30 days from the event.
Please note that our classroom is a fragrance-free zone. Please be courteous of other students and staff when attending class and do not use fragrances.